The Institute for Mathematical Sciences (IMS) at Stony Brook University seeks applications for two postdoctoral positions beginning in the Fall 2024 semester. The appointments will be for two to three years with a competitive salary and reduced teaching.
Our 1,100 acre campus is home to 24,000 undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students, and more than 13,500 faculty and staff, including those employed at Stony Brook University Medical Center, Suffolk County's only academic medical center. The University is a member of the Association of American Universities and co-manager of nearby Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL), a multidisciplinary research laboratory supporting world class scientific programs. The recently established Simons Center for Geometry and Physics, located next to the math building, runs intensive programs on the interface between mathematics and theoretical physics, over one thousand scientists pass through the SCGP annually. Many opportunities exist for collaborative research, and in some cases, joint appointments can be arranged.
Home to many highly ranked graduate research programs, Stony Brook University is located 60 miles from New York City on Long Island's scenic north shore. The Long Island Rail Road connects the Stony Brook Station on campus to midtown Manhattan.
Required Qualifications: Ph.D. degree or foreign equivalent in Mathematics before 8/31/2023.
Preferred Qualifications: Candidates whose research areas complement those of current department members.
All application materials must be submitted online through Interfolio. Please use the Apply Now button to begin your application.
Candidates must upload: 1) Cover Letter, 2) Curriculum Vitae including Publication List, 3) Three Reference letters, and 4) Research and Teaching Statement.
Applications should be received by November 30, 2023.
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FROM ITS BEGINNINGS A HALF-CENTURY AGO, STONY BROOK UNIVERSITY HAS BEEN CHARACTERIZED by innovation, energy and progress, transforming the lives of people who earn degrees, work and make groundbreaking discoveries here. A dramatic trajectory of growth has turned what was once a small teacher preparation college into an internationally recognized research institution that is changing the world.